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Encyclopedia > List of national parks

This is a list of national parks ordered by nation. Brecon Beacons National Park, Wales, UK A national park is a reserve of land, usually declared and owned by a national government, protected from most human development and pollution. ...

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Africa

Mountain Gorillas, Bwindi Impenetrable National Park, Uganda.
Mountain Gorillas, Bwindi Impenetrable National Park, Uganda.
See also: List of national parks in Africa

Download high resolution version (2272x1704, 663 KB) Wikipedia does not have an article with this exact name. ... Download high resolution version (2272x1704, 663 KB) Wikipedia does not have an article with this exact name. ... Mountain Gorrilas in Bwindis impenetrable forest The Bwindi Impenetrable National Park is located in southwestern Uganda in East Africa. ... Algeria El Kala National Park Tasssili NAjjer National Park Angola Ambriz Game Reserve Bicuari National Park Cameia National Park Cangandala National Park Iona National Park Kisama National Park Luenge National Park Luiana National Park Longa-Mavinga National Park Mucusso National Park Mupa National Park Namibe Game Reserve Quiama National...

Asia

Siamese Tulips field in the Pa Hin Ngam national park, Chaiyaphum province, Thailand. ... Siamese Tulips field in the Pa Hin Ngam national park, Chaiyaphum province, Thailand. ... Rock formations Pa Hin Ngam (ป่าหินงาม) is a National Park in Chaiyaphum province in Thailand. ... List of national parks of Korea National Parks Republic of Korea (South) Jirisan National Park Gyeongju National Park Gyeryongsan National Park Hallyeohaesang National Park (partially marine) Seoraksan National Park Songnisan National Park Hallasan National Park Naejangsan National Park Gayasan National Park Deogyusan National Park Odaesan National Park Taean-Haean National...

Europe

Yorkshire Dales National Park, England
A wisent in the Białowieża Forest, Poland
A wisent in the Białowieża Forest, Poland

A village in Yorkshire Dales (small) Image by Kgajos from http://gajos. ... A village in Yorkshire Dales (small) Image by Kgajos from http://gajos. ... The Yorkshire Dales (also known as the Dales) is the name given to an upland area, mostly in Yorkshire, in Northern England. ... Motto (French) God and my right Anthem No official anthem - the United Kingdom anthem God Save the Queen is commonly used England() – on the European continent() – in the United Kingdom() Capital (and largest city) London (de facto) Official languages English (de facto) Unified  -  by Athelstan 927 AD  Area  -  Total 130... Download high resolution version (1527x957, 95 KB) Rondane National Park by Summer, by Ot. ... Download high resolution version (1527x957, 95 KB) Rondane National Park by Summer, by Ot. ... Rondane National Park (Norwegian: Rondane nasjonalpark) is the oldest national park in Norway, established on December 21, 1962. ... European wisent (żubr) photographed by Henryk Kotowski in Białowieża, Eastern Poland released under the terms of GFDL File links The following pages link to this file: Wisent Wikiportal:Poland/Did you know Categories: GFDL images ... European wisent (żubr) photographed by Henryk Kotowski in Białowieża, Eastern Poland released under the terms of GFDL File links The following pages link to this file: Wisent Wikiportal:Poland/Did you know Categories: GFDL images ... Binomial name Bison bonasus (Linnaeus, 1758) The Wisent or European Bison (Bison bonasus) (IPA: ) is a bison species and the heaviest land animal in Europe. ... BiaÅ‚owieża Primaeval Forest, known as Belaveskaya Pushcha (Белавеская пушча) or Belovezhskaya Pushcha in Belarus and Puszcza BiaÅ‚owieska in Poland, is an ancient virginal forest straddling the border between Belarus and Poland, located 70 km north of Brest. ... This is a list of national parks in the Alps. ... This is a list of the national parks in the baltic states Estonia, Latvia, and Lithuania. ... Location in Greenland Northeast Greenland National Park is the largest national park in the world, with an area of 972,000 square kilometres. ... The Borjomi-Kharagauli National Park (BKNP) (Georgian: , borjom-kharagaulis erovnuli parki) is a national park in central Georgia, situated in the Lesser Caucasus, southwest to the nation’s capital of Tbilisi. ... List of national parks in Montenegro: Lovćen (Nacionalni park Lovćen ) Scutari lake (Nacionalni park Skadarsko jezero) Biogradska gora (Nacionalni park Biogradska Gora) Durmitor (Nacionalni park Durmitor) Categories: | ... List of national parks in Serbia: Đerdap (Nacionalni Park Đerdap) Kopaonik (Nacionalni Park Kopaonik) Tara (Nacionalni Park Tara) Å ar mountain (Nacionalni Park Å ar Planina) FruÅ¡ka gora (Nacionalni Park FruÅ¡ka Gora) Categories: | | ... The Swiss National Park (German: Schweizerischer Nationalpark, French: Parc National Suisse, Italian: Parco Nazionale Swizzero, Romansh: Parc Naziunal Svizzer) is located in the east of Switzerland between Zernez, S-Chanf, Scuol and the Fuorn pass in the Engadin valley. ... Parc Ela (Rumantsch: Ela Park) is a Nature Park in the canton of Graubünden, Switzerland. ... Northern Ireland does not currently have any national parks established, although a number of AONBs (Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty) have been identified. ... There are currently two national parks of Scotland, Loch Lomond and the Trossachs National Park, created in 2002, and Cairngorms National Park, created in 2003. ...

North America/Caribbean

Tapanti National Park in Costa Rica.
Tapanti National Park in Costa Rica.

Image File history File links Metadata Size of this preview: 800 × 594 pixelsFull resolution (2080 × 1544 pixel, file size: 722 KB, MIME type: image/jpeg) English: This a photo I took of a waterfall from the main observatory of the Tapantí National Park in Costa Rica. ... Image File history File links Metadata Size of this preview: 800 × 594 pixelsFull resolution (2080 × 1544 pixel, file size: 722 KB, MIME type: image/jpeg) English: This a photo I took of a waterfall from the main observatory of the Tapantí National Park in Costa Rica. ... Tapantí National Park, sometimes called Orosí National Park, is a National Park in the Pacific La Amistad Conservation Area of Costa Rica located on the edge of the Talamanca Range, near Cartago. ... Location in Greenland Northeast Greenland National Park is the largest national park in the world, with an area of 972,000 square kilometres. ...

South America

A pet alpaca at Lauca National Park, Chile.
A pet alpaca at Lauca National Park, Chile.

Image File history File links Metadata Size of this preview: 800 × 533 pixelsFull resolution (1280 × 853 pixel, file size: 138 KB, MIME type: image/jpeg) File history Legend: (cur) = this is the current file, (del) = delete this old version, (rev) = revert to this old version. ... Image File history File links Metadata Size of this preview: 800 × 533 pixelsFull resolution (1280 × 853 pixel, file size: 138 KB, MIME type: image/jpeg) File history Legend: (cur) = this is the current file, (del) = delete this old version, (rev) = revert to this old version. ... This article is about a breed of domesticated ungulates. ...

Oceania

Image:Abel Tasman National Park.jpg

Categories: New Zealand geography stubs | National parks of New Zealand | Nelson, New Zealand ...

External links

External links to countries for which there are not articles.

Colombia
Portal System of the Natural National Parks of Colombia (official)
Denmark
National Parks Denmark Pilot Phase (Danish Ministry of the Environment)
Indonesia
Ministry of Culture and Tourism
List of national parks (unofficial)
Malawi
A list of national parks - Ministry of Tourism, Parks and Wildlife
Madagascar
The official site for the National Parks of Madagascar (French only)
Nepal
A list of national parks in Nepal (unofficial)
Portugal
Linked from the official site of the Government of Portugal - Portuguese only
Ukraine
State Department for Tourism of Ukraine (no list)
Vietnam
Vietnam Parks and Reserves - Info. from the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development
Venezuela
National parks in Venezuela (Ministry of Tourism?)

 
 

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